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Locke, Davis lead Pirates over Cardinals

Locke, Davis lead Pirates over Cardinals

Jeff Locke pitched 7 1/3 superb innings and Ike Davis homered again as the Pirates beat St. Louis 3-1 to take two of three from the Cardinals in a key N.L. Central matchup.

West Virginia Football 2014: No Looking Back

West Virginia Football 2014: No Looking Back

The last two years have not been what WVU football fans were expecting. Ever since the Mountaineers made the switch to the Big 12, their success has slowly dwindled.

Penn State Football 2014: New Opportunities

Penn State Football 2014: New Opportunities

After 45 years of one head coach and two more of another, a different figure will be pacing up and down the sidelines at Beaver Stadium this season.

Pitt Football 2014: A Young Man's Game

Pitt Football 2014: A Young Man's Game

A quick glimpse at the 2014 Pitt football teams reveals some major red flags. A veteran quarterback and the program's all-time leading wide receiver have departed for the NFL.

Preseason Top 25

Preseason Top 25

With a brand new playoff system in place this season, it doesn't matter who finishes No. 1 at the end of the regular season -- the top four teams will meet in a two-round tournament to decide the national champion.

Miked Up

Miked Up

Here’s what we know: Mike Johnston wasn’t the Penguins’ first choice to replace Dan Bylsma this summer.

Emmanuel Sanders, Wide Receiver: Behind Antonio Brown on the depth chart last season, Sanders was a solid second receiver in Pittsburgh.

But after two months of a Travis Snider/Jose Tabata platoon at the beginning of the season that ranked near the bottom of most offensive categories in the National League, many Pirates fans were

The former Wisconsin offensive coordinator is a plain spoken football coach without a lot of flair, distinguishing himself from his predecessor in a lot of ways.

The cornerback position—outside of free agent addition Brice McCain and rookie Shaquille Richardson—looks strikingly similar the 2013 group.

The always-entertaining “Backyard Brawl” between WVU and Pitt brought fan and media attention on an annual basis, arguably becoming one of the best rivalries in the eastern region.

Wide Receiver
With the departures of Emmanuel Sanders to the Broncos and Jerricho Cotchery to the Panthers, the spot opposite to Antonio Brown is wide open.

Paul Chryst sat at a table in Greensboro, North Carolina, answering questions from the media. The third-year Pitt head coach was certainly anxious to wrap up the interview session and catch his plane back to Pittsburgh, but he was also at ease.
Editor's DeskFeature OnePitt Football
Forty years ago, Tommy John, a pitcher for the Los Angeles Dodgers, walked into Dr. Frank Jobe’s office with an injured elbow and told him to “make something up.”
Feature TwoNorth Shore Notes
Here’s what we know: Mike Johnston wasn’t the Penguins’ first choice to replace Dan Bylsma this summer.
Blue LineFeature ThreeTop Story
When Pirates outfielder Gregory Polanco was called up from Triple-A Indianapolis June 10, he made an immediate impact, going on a 14-game hitting streak and adding a consistent bat at the top of the lineup.
Feature FourNorth Shore Notes
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With a brand new playoff system in place this season, it doesn't matter who finishes No. 1 at the end of the regular season -- the top four teams will meet in a two-round tournament to decide the national champion.
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A quick glimpse at the 2014 Pitt football teams reveals some major red flags. A veteran quarterback and the program's all-time leading wide receiver have departed for the NFL.
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After 45 years of one head coach and two more of another, a different figure will be pacing up and down the sidelines at Beaver Stadium this season.
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The last two years have not been what WVU football fans were expecting. Ever since the Mountaineers made the switch to the Big 12, their success has slowly dwindled.
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